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Beavers’ defense stumbles in opener

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Now that the initial shock has worn off, the Oregon State Beavers are left with assessing the aftermath of Saturday’s loss. There’s little question where the blame for the loss to lower-division Eastern Washington lies: Eagles quarterback Vernon Adams put up astounding numbers on the Oregon State defense, throwing for 411 yards...
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49ers’ Smith named in shooting lawsuit

49ers All-Pro linebacker Aldon Smith was named in a lawsuit filed Tuesday over an alleged shooting during a June 2012 party that Smith hosted at his San Jose, Calif., home. Titans tight end Delanie Walker, who was Smith’s teammate the past two seasons in San Francisco, was also named in the suit, which was...
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2013 Basin Football Tour – Butte Valley Bulldogs

960 the Sports Legend visited the fall camp of the Butte Valley Bulldogs football team as part of the 2013 Basin Football Tour.
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EWU upsets No. 25 Oregon State

CORVALLIS, Ore. – The last time Oregon State started the season with a loss to an FCS team, it sent the Beavers off to a terrible season. After losing to Eastern Washington on Saturday, the Beavers vowed to let that happen again. Vernon Adams passed for 411 and ran for 107 to lead Eastern Washington...
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No. 3 Oregon handles Nicholls 66-3 in opener

EUGENE, Ore. – Marcus Mariota only had his game ball for a few moments. The quarterback for the third-ranked Oregon Ducks threw for a touchdown and ran for two more in a 66-3 rout of lower-tier Nicholls on Saturday, earning the postgame honor. But he quickly gave the ball away to someone he said was...
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No. 24 USC opens with 30-13 win over Hawaii

HONOLULU – Southern California still doesn’t have a clear starting quarterback and coach Lane Kiffin is already taking criticism from fans after an unimpressive win in Thursday night’s season opener. But Kiffin says it’s most important that the Trojans started their season with a win, giving him more time to evaluate Cody Kessler and Max...
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Wilson leads Utah to win in opener

SALT LAKE CITY – It’s not as easy as it used to be, but Travis Wilson made sure Utah is back to beating Utah State again. Wilson threw for 302 yards and two touchdowns to help Utah edge Utah State 30-26 in the season-opener on Thursday night. Wilson, a sophomore who was unexpectedly pressed into...
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Vargas goes 7 innings, Angels beat Rays 2-0

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Tampa Bay Rays are heading out on a long road trip in a little slump. Jason Vargas allowed two hits over seven innings and the Los Angeles Angels held off the Rays 2-0 on Thursday. Tampa Bay has lost four of five, and are on top of the AL wild-card...
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5 things we know about 49ers, Chargers

SAN DIEGO – The San Francisco 49ers were the second NFC West powerhouse to come into San Diego and embarrass the Chargers. If San Diego’s starters had played, maybe it would be competitive. But the 49ers, like the Seattle Seahawks earlier this month, proved to be much deeper than the Chargers in a 41-6 victory...
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